Pumpkin Scones with Cinnamon Sugar Glaze

These delicious Pumpkin Scones with Cinnamon Sugar Glaze are the perfect Thanksgiving breakfast! 

Pumpkin Scones with Cinnamon Sugar Glaze - I Say Nomato

Hello, I’m Cristina from I Say Nomato, and Happy Thanksgiving!

No, you’re not crazy. This coming weekend is Canadian Thanksgiving, which is almost exactly like American Thanksgiving, just without the funny hats. I don’t complain though, it just means I have an excuse to pin delicious Thanksgiving food for even longer!


And really, what is more ‘Thanksgiving’ than pumpkin? It’s so versatile. There’s the classic Pumpkin Pie, pumpkin custards, soups… and now these scones.

They’re so easy to throw together, you’ll want them every morning! Adapted from my dear friends, Rombauer, Rombauer and Becker (HA! I wish!) and the Joy of Cooking, these scones are incredibly simple. [Read more…]

Whole Wheat Chocolate Chip Muffins

Whole Wheat Chocolate Chip Muffins

Last week, Austin experienced some super odd weather. Not only did it rain eight days in a row, but we also set a record low for August. Crazy town! Because of the rain, I was stuck indoors more than usual. I had more time on my hands than I expected, so I realized I could have a little fun in the kitchen. Usually, I avoid turning my oven on as much as possible in the month of August, but the cooler weather opened up the possibility of baking. [Read more…]

Coconut Almond Butter Granola

Coconut Almond Butter Granola

Hi, My Cooking Spot Readers! My name’s Megan and I am the creator of The Emotional Baker, a blog focused on creating tear free vegan treats. For my first post, I thought I would share one of my favorite breakfast foods – & that’s granola.

I love creating new recipes. I’ve made Chai Tea, Cashew Butter, Chocolate – the list goes on and on – and ideas keep coming.


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Pineapple-Inspired Recipes Round-Up

7 Pineapple-Inspired Recipes | My Cooking Spot

This weekend unofficially kicks of the summer season…yay!! And what says “hello summer” better than some fruity recipes!? Pineapples are all the rage this year when it comes to clothing, home décor, and pretty much all things summer. Today, we are jumping on this bandwagon and sharing some of our favorite pineapple-inspired recipes.

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